Influential Belgium centre back Vincent Kompany is to undergo scans to evaluate the extent of a groin injury he picked up Saturday night in a 0-0 draw with Portugal, amid fears he could be ruled out of the World Cup in Russian Federation.
"Vincent Kompany is a true leader", Martinez said.
Dedryck Boyata has been included in Belgium's 23-man squad for this summer's World Cup finals in Russian Federation. "At that point it was the right time to come off", Martinez added.
Of the five players the mystic mattresses foretold would be missing the World Cup, Leander Dendoncker and Adnan Januzaj are both in the 23, while Christian Benteke won't be going to Russian Federation (possibly due to being bobbins for at least 18 months).
With the World Cup less than two weeks away, Fernando Santos will hope for a positive prognosis on Beto after the Portugal goalkeeper appeared to hurt his thigh late in the game.
Belgium began with their strongest possible 11, apart from the injured Axel Witsel and Thomas Vermaelen, and a trial three-man defence.
Jan Vertonghen, already Belgium's most-capped player, made his 100th appearance for the national team, the Tottenham centre-back lining up in Roberto Martinez's back line, but the coach will be concerned about Kompany after he was substituted early in the second half.
Portugal host Algeria on June 7 before their World Cup opener on June 15 against Spain in a group also featuring Morocco and Iran.
Prior to the World Cup, Belgium play friendly warm-up matches against Egypt on Wednesday and Costa Rica next Monday. Belgium play Panama on 18 June before facing other Group G opponents Tunisia and England.
The defence ministry in Moscow said Sunday four Russian servicemen had been killed in clashes with militants in Deir Ezzor. The fighting erupted after several groups of rebels attacked an artillery battery of the Syrian army, the ministry said.
A tropical storm warning is in effect for a stretch of coastline between Florida's Suwannee River and the Alabama-Florida border. This system is considered subtropical, because the strongest winds and heaviest rainfall is far from the center of the storm.
The Seminoles (43-17) became the first team since Wake Forest in 1998 and 1999 to claim back-to-back ACC baseball titles. Louisville could not respond with any runs of their own, and the 11-8 score would stand by the end of the tenth inning.
Pedro Pascal , last seen playing Javier Peña on Netflix's Narcos , is also among the newcomers joining the Wonder Woman franchise. DC Entertainment president and producer Geoff Johns has released a mysterious but telling clue into the plot of Wonder Woman 2 .
I think probably in certain ways, yes, and I agree with those arguments; and then also I agree with arguments where it's no. I have given tennis so much, and tennis has actually given me a lot, and I couldn't be more grateful", Williams said.
Puigdemont is fighting extradition from Germany to Spain where he is sought on charges of rebellion and misuse of public funds. But they have very different targets, with Spain's Socialists, who had backed Rajoy's Catalonia policy, opposing independence.
The Golden State Warriors pose with the Western Conference trophy after defeating the Houston Rockets in Game 7 on May 28, 2018. JAMES' SHOT: James isn't ready to make any bold predictions about how great he might be in his eighth straight Finals .
She was surrounded by autograph-seekers all month, and she got one of the loudest ovations during driver introductions Sunday. Instead, she plans to spend time on her burgeoning business empire and with Rodgers. "But I'm grateful for all of it.
That claim is contested by the government of British Columbia and increasingly militant environmental and Indigenous protestors. Many more protests are expected as anger at the government's pipeline purchase exploded this week.
Mostafa Moslehzadeh, reportedly received instructions from senior officials to conduct the negotiations with Israel in Amman. The US warned it would take "firm and appropriate measures" in response to any violations of that ceasefire.
The Sox were hoping Ramirez could replicate last postseason's success, but after a hot start, he simply wasn't hitting. Ramirez spent 38 of the Red Sox's 50 games hitting third in the lineup and hit second on 12 occasions.
IISc in top 100 world university list again
University College London and Imperial College have scraped into the top 20 at joint 18th and 20th respectively, both... The other United Kingdom universities ranked in the top 100 were Manchester, in joint 51st, and Warwick in joint 81st.
Here's why you shouldn't roast marshmallows over lava
Geological Survey, a fast-moving lava flow is now traveling down Highway 132 near the intersection of Noni Farms road. The lava is flowing from about two dozen fissures, the first of which opened more than three weeks ago.
Philippines says it told China of 'red lines' in sea feud
China has been deploying serious military power to the region - including constructing manmade islands bristling with missiles. Last week China showed off the completion of an airstrip by flying bombers and other planes to the island base.
State Of Decay 2 Has Surpassed More Than Million Players
Between Mixer, Twitch and YouTube Gaming, there have been 3.5 million hours of streaming across 41,000 unique broadcast channels. The game is no doubt seeing a robust debut due in part to its inclusion in the Xbox Game Pass program.
Final campaign push before bitter Irish abortion vote
A mural of Savita Halappanavar , who died in Ireland in 2012 after being refused an abortion , is seen in Dublin on May 26, 2018. He vowed to appoint enough Supreme Court justices who oppose abortion to help overturn Roe v.
Korean leaders vow to 'meet frequently in the future
Speaking to reporters at the Pentagon on Friday, Mattis said diplomats are working to get the summit back on track. Following Trump's cancellation of the summit, North Korea issued a statement declaring it was still open to talks.
China's invitation dropped for 2018 RimPac
Davidson suggested, the United States would be unable to reverse that dominion short of a almost unthinkable war. The deployment, if confirmed, could mark the first installation of Chinese missiles in the South China Sea.